15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Seattle
— 1 night
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Astoria
— 2 nights
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Portland
— 1 night
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Eugene
— 1 night
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Crater Lake National Park
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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St. Helena
— 1 night
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South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
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Odell
— 1 day

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Seattle

Seattle ©

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Fremont Troll. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, identify plant and animal life at Mercer Slough Nature Park, then take a stroll through Pike Place Market, and finally admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Seattle trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Seattle is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 8 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Astoria.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks

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Specialty Museum
The Museum of Flight
4.8
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Neighborhood
Pike Place Market
4.3

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Astoria

Astoria ©

Spirit of the Columbia

Astoria, named for famed fur trader John Jacob Astor, resides near the mouth of the Columbia River.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): stroll through Cannon Beach, then take in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock, and then pause for some photo ops at Astoria Column. On your second day here, immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park and then kick back and relax at Manzanita Beach.

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Getting from Seattle to Astoria by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, taxi, and bus; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in Astoria

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

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Must see
Haystack Rock
4.8
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Beach
Cannon Beach
4.8
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State Park
Ecola State Park
4.8

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Portland

Portland ©

City of Roses

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): trek along Forest Park, admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, then admire the striking features of Pittock Mansion, then stop by Powell's City of Books, and finally contemplate the long history of Columbia River Highway.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Portland trip tool.

Drive from Astoria to Portland in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Eugene.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Hiking Trail
Forest Park
4.8
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Historic Site
Columbia River Highway
4.9
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Powell's City of Books
4.8

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Eugene

Eugene ©
Eugene is a city of the Pacific Northwest located in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Dorris Ranch, then look for all kinds of wild species at Cascades Raptor Center, and then trek along Mt Pisgah.

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Traveling by car from Portland to Eugene takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. October in Eugene sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Eugene

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Wildlife Area
Cascades Raptor Center
4.8
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Hiking Trail
Dorris Ranch
4.6
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Hiking Trail
Mt Pisgah
4.8

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Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Crater Lake National Park.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Crater Lake National Park online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Eugene to Crater Lake National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In October in Crater Lake National Park, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Nature · Parks
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Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
On the 14th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and finally don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and then take in the dramatic natural features at North Dome.

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You can drive from Crater Lake National Park to Yosemite National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In October, Yosemite National Park is little chillier than Crater Lake National Park - with highs of 22°C and lows of -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails
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Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
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Must see
Sentinel Dome
4.9
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Waterfall
Vernal Fall
4.8

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 16th (Wed), go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf, then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and then enjoy the sand and surf at China Beach. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Twin Peaks, then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Marshall’s Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco travel route website.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in October: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to St. Helena.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites
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Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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St. Helena

St. Helena ©

The Heart Of Napa Valley

The city of St.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Pride Mountain Vineyards, then do a tasting at Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, then learn about winemaking at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, and finally stroll through Jack London State Historic Park.

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Traveling by car from San Francisco to St. Helena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in October, expect nights in St. Helena to be little chillier, around 9°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can drive to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in St. Helena

Wineries · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

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South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): stroll through Pope Beach, immerse yourself in nature at Van Sickle Bi-State Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lakeside Beach.

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Drive from St. Helena to South Lake Tahoe in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from St. Helena in October, expect South Lake Tahoe to be a bit cooler, temps between 20°C and 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Odell.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
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Beach
Pope Beach
4.5

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Odell

Odell ©
Odell is a village in Livingston County, Illinois, United States. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Standard Oil Gas Station.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Odell trip maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from South Lake Tahoe to Odell. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from South Lake Tahoe to Odell due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from South Lake Tahoe in October since evenings lows in Odell dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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